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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1245 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

NCZ033-501-503-221300-
AVERY-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN
1245 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE
NORTH CAROLINA NORTHERN MOUNTAINS EARLY THIS MORNING...

SPOTTY LIGHT PRECIPITATION WILL MOVE NORTHWARD ALONG THE NORTHERN
BLUE RIDGE OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA EARLY THIS MORNING. THIS
LIGHT RAIN AND DRIZZLE MAY ENCOUNTER A FEW POCKETS OF FREEZING
TEMPERATURES...MAINLY IN AVERY COUNTY AND EXTREME WESTERN SECTIONS
OF BURKE AND CALDWELL COUNTIES CLOSE TO THE BLUE RIDGE. THIS COULD
RESULT IN THE LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE FREEZING ON CONTACT WITH
SURFACES. ANY ICE ACCUMULATION WILL BE VERY LIGHT AND
SPOTTY...AND CONFINED PRIMARILY TO ELEVATED SURFACES. HOWEVER...A
FEW SLICK SPOTS COULD DEVELOP ON ROADS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE
HIGH ELEVATIONS.

MOTORISTS TRAVELING ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS MORNING SHOULD USE
EXTRA CAUTION...ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING OVER BRIDGES AND
OVERPASSES.

$$

GERAPETRITIS

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
712 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-220900-
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANNER ELK...NEWLAND...ELK PARK...
CROSSNORE...SUGAR MOUNTAIN...BURNSVILLE...SPRUCE PINE
712 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

...LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND DRIZZLE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF
NORTH CAROLINAS NORTHERN MOUNTAINS TONIGHT...

CHANCES FOR LIGHT RAIN WILL INCREASE AFTER MIDNIGHT ACROSS THE
NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS. POCKETS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE
EXPECTED TO REMAIN OR DEVELOP IN THE MOUNTAINS NORTH OF I-40
OVERNIGHT. THESE POCKETS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES WILL BE MOST
LIKELY ALONG THE IMMEDIATE BLUE RIDGE...AND ABOVE ABOUT 4000 FEET.
THIS COULD RESULT IN LIGHT RAIN FREEZING ON CONTACT WITH
SURFACES. ANY ICE ACCUMULATION WILL BE VERY LIGHT...AND PRIMARILY
CONFINED TO ELEVATED SURFACES. HOWEVER...A FEW SLICK SPOTS COULD
DEVELOP ON ROADS...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE HIGH ELEVATIONS.

MOTORISTS TRAVELING ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY
SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION...ESPECIALLY WHEN DRIVING OVER BRIDGES
AND OVERPASSES.

$$
LANE


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1247 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

NCZ033-501-503-230600-
AVERY-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-
1247 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...REST OF TONIGHT.

THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN OR DRIZZLE ACROSS
PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS EARLY THIS MORNING. PLEASE SEE
THE LATEST SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT FOR DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
352 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

NCZ001-002-018-VAZ007-009-010-012-015-032-033-043-044-058-059-WVZ042-
043-222100-
ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-WYTHE-GRAYSON-PATRICK-
FRANKLIN-HENRY-PITTSYLVANIA-HALIFAX-CHARLOTTE-MERCER-SUMMERS-
352 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...WEST
CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND SOUTHEAST WEST VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

WARM AND MOIST AIR WILL OVERSPREAD A DEVELOPING COLD AIR WEDGE
ALONG THE EASTERN SEABOARD WHICH WILL ALLOW PRECIPITATION TO
DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT. BY DAYBREAK TEMPERATURES WILL BE COLD
ENOUGH AT SOME LOCATIONS FOR PATCHY FREEZING RAIN TO CREATE
SLIPPERY SPOTS ON UNTREATED ROADS...BRIDGES...AND OVERPASSES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

PATCHY FREEZING RAIN WILL END MONDAY MORNING AS TEMPERATURES WARM
AND PRECIPITATION TAPERS OFF.

A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DRAG A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
352 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

NCZ003>006-019-020-222100-
SURRY-STOKES-ROCKINGHAM-CASWELL-WILKES-YADKIN-
352 PM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA
AND NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DRAG A STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS
THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY EVENING. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN AND GUSTY
WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE INTO THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

MBS

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